Salubria (HM2H4)

Location: Stevensburg, VA 22741 Culpeper County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 26.519', W 77° 53.19'

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Just south stands Salubria, a rare estate of Georgian architecture in Virginia's Piedmont. The house is notable for its elegant proportions, fine Flemish-bond brickwork, and superb interior paneling. Salubria probably was constructed in the mid-eighteenth century for the Reverend John Thompson. According to local tradition, he built Salubria in 1742 when he married his first wife Ann Butler, the widow of Lieutenant Governor Alexander Spotswood. In 1802 James Hansbrough bought the property and named it Salubria, which means healthful. Salubria was the birthplace and family home of Admiral Cary T. Grayson, personal physician to President Woodrow Wilson.
HM NumberHM2H4
Marker NumberJ 32
Year Placed1997
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 4:51am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 248077 N 4258803
Decimal Degrees38.44198333, -77.88650000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 26.519', W 77° 53.19'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 26' 31.14" N, 77° 53' 11.40" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20100-20186 VA-3, Stevensburg VA 22741, US
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